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[lahy-mik-uh-lahyn, -lin] /laɪˈmɪk əˌlaɪn, -lɪn/

shore-inhabiting; of or pertaining to numerous birds of the families Charadriidae, comprising the plovers, and Scolopacidae, comprising the sandpipers.
/laɪˈmɪkəˌlaɪn; -lɪn/
of, relating to, or belonging to the Charadrii, a suborder of birds containing the plovers, sandpipers, snipes, oystercatchers, avocets, etc


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